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Best little stories from the Wild West

by C. Brian Kelly

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Cumberland House in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Anecdotes.,
    • West (U.S.) -- History -- Anecdotes.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesFascinating women of the West.
      StatementC. Brian Kelly. With "Fascinating women of the West" / by Ingrid Smyer.
      GenreBiography, Anecdotes.
      ContributionsSmyer-Kelly, Ingrid, 1927-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF591 .K38 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 400 p. ;
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3553898M
      ISBN 101581822634
      LC Control Number2002006891

      This story was written as part of a story challenge for the Sheep Pen Fan fiction writers group on Facebook, of which I'm the administrator. The challenge was to write a story about the characters in either Black Sheep Squadron or The Wild Wild West . Vengeance Road, by Erin Bowman Surely you’ve read Bowman’s incredible Taken trilogy, yes? If not, fix that ASAP. Vengeance Road, is a pretty big departure from her thrilling trilogy, substituting dystopia and sci-fi for the frontier and the Wild it is awesome. Reading like a YA adaptation of True Grit, Vengeance Road tells the story .

        Some of the stories about them are true, but most are only stories. Here are two true stories of the Old West. Our first story begins with a very old photograph that was made in the little Author: VOA Learning English. Produced by Kathy Weiser-Alexander, narrated by Dave Alexander. The Old West, often referred to as the Wild West, encompasses the period after the Civil War, the rest of the s, and the early part .

        10 Best Books Set in the American West another completely separate list of non-fiction books concerning the West, but that is a separate project. I couldn’t however, leave this one .   The s and the s gave birth to the period known as the Wild West and laid a foundation to its ensuing mythology. It was an era of cowboys, Indians, pioneers, outlaws and Author: Eudie Pak.


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